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Quake hits northeastern Iranian city of Nahbandan

Tehran, Nov 5, IRNA -- An earthquake measuring 3.8 degrees on the open-ended Richter scale shook the city of Nahbandan in the Southern Khorassan province on Friday.

According to the seismological base of Tehran University's Geophysics Institute, the tremor occurred at 10:28 hours a.m local time (0658 GMT).

There were no reports of any casualty or damage to property caused by the quake.

Iran is situated on some of the world's most active seismic fault lines and quakes of varying magnitudes are of usual occurrence.

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